Three Indian Universities – IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi and IISc Bangalore have found their places among the top 200 in the QS World University Rankings 2020.
IIT-Bombay is placed at 152nd position, an improvement of 10 places from its previous year’s 162nd position. IIT Delhi is at 182nd rank whereas Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore has garnered the 184th rank.
Apart from this, other Indian institutes in the Global top 500 in QS 2020 are: IIT Madras at 271, IIT Kharagpur at 281, IIT Kanpur at 291, IIT Roorkee at 383, University of Delhi at 474 and IIT Guwahati at 491.
OP Jindal Global University (JGU), based in Haryana, is the new Indian University to grab its spot in the ranking bracket of 751-800. Four Indian Universities have been placed in the ranking bracket of 801-1000 — Banaras Hindu University, University of Mumbai, University of Calcutta and Savitribai Phule Pune University.
If we talk about the overall global listing, the top three Universities are from the United States.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is placed at number one with an overall score of 100, Stanford University at number 2 with an overall score of 98.4 whereas Harvard University bagged the number 3 position with an overall score of 97.4.
To be listed on QS World University Rankings 2020, the universities are ranked on certain parameters. They are: academic reputation, employer reputation, faculty student ratio, citation per faculty, international faculty and international students.